A nation's fate was suddenly tied to the authority of a Book.
You can call over the names of men just like that, in whose honesty you had complete confidence, but placed in certain crises of temptation they went overboard.
"If only we would accustom ourselves properly to this view, the entire world would be full of service to God." - Martin Luther
Let the words of my mouth, and the meditation of my heart, be acceptable in thy sight, O Lord, my strength, and my redeemer. (Psalm 19:14)You've heard a parent reprimand their child over unacceptable behavior. You have overheard a fellow employee comment concerning an 'unacceptable' rating on their yearly review. You've purchased a new gadget …